Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Bill Federico, Theresa Jackson, Louanna Bruner, Sergeant-at-Arms Kenny Sprague, Treasurer Craig Graveratte, Sub-Chief Julius S. Peters, Chief Ronald F. Ekdahl, Secretary Frank J. Cloutier, Chaplain Diana Quigno-Grundahl, Lindy Hunt, Jennifer L. Wassegijig and Ron Nelson

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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Job Hotline
Employment Center

Join us Oct. 18 for Indigenous Pink Day
Published: 10/15/2018 1:02:00 PM - Nimkee Clinic

Indigenous Pink Day is a national breast cancer awareness campaign for American Indians/Alaska Natives.
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Community Feast
Published: 10/15/2018 12:58:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 6 p.m. at Seventh Generation
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2018 Eagle Feather
Published: 10/15/2018 12:47:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

CLEANSING • October 17 • 1pm-6pm - HONORING • October 18 & 19 • 1pm-6pm - FEASTING • October 19 • 6pm-8pm.
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The Build! October 15-17, 2018
Published: 10/15/2018 9:42:00 AM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

The focus of this project is to bring together students and tribal community members to revitalize the ancestral knowledge, teachings and practice of building a 15-foot birch bark canoe within the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Community.
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Youth Council Family Movie Night | Wednesday Oct 17 | 7 - 9 PM
Published: 10/12/2018 1:54:00 PM - Youth Council

Concessions will be available, community is welcome. Please bring your own seating
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Friday Night Dinner Buffets | Andahwod CCC&ES
Published: 10/12/2018 1:51:00 PM - Andahwod Senior Care

Join us October 12, November 9, and December 14 for dinner buffets at Andahwod
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Furniture Giveaway for SCIT Tribal Members
Published: 10/11/2018 3:10:00 PM - The Green Suites

If you are a SCIT Tribal Member stop over to Green Suites on October 18 for a Furniture Giveaway. It will be a first come, first serve basis with tickets given out to those with a Tribal ID 18 years of age or older, valid for the bigger items, smaller things like dishes won’t need a ticket.
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Court Docket For The Week of October 15-19, 2018
Published: 10/11/2018 10:56:00 AM - Court Dockets

Court Docket For The Week of October 15-19, 2018
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Sacred Fire Lunch Today - October 11, 2018
Published: 10/11/2018 8:55:00 AM - 7th Generation Programs

12 to 1 p.m. at the 7th Generation Ceremonial Building.
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Color Me Free From Domestic Violence
Published: 10/9/2018 12:11:00 PM - Behavioral Health

1.5 Mile Domestic Violence Awareness Walk/Run | Saturday Oct 13, 2018
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Career Fair
Tuesday, Nov 6th
1 pm – 4 pm
Large Feather Box Workshop
Oct 24th & 25th
5 pm – 8 pm
Pumpkin Carving Night
Wednesday, Oct 24th
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Feather Link Tea and Luncheon
Tuesday Oct 23rd
11 am – 2 pm
Fall Feast
Thursday, Oct 18th
6 pm – 8 pm
Puzzle Night
Oct 11th & 25th
6 pm – 8 pm
2018 Eagle Feather
Oct 17th, 18th, & 19th
10 am – 3 pm
  • Revenue Sharing

  • As of May 14, 2014, The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe has distributed $225,428,719.54 to local businesses and schools. (-More-)
  • Final Journey

  • A special place to acknowledge and honor members who have walked on...
  • Our Final Journey